Press releases

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1409, 2018

Global Climate Action Summit Brings Surge of New Commitments

14 Sep 2018|

Top UN officials welcomed the outcomes of the Global Climate Action Summit that concluded today in San Francisco, showcasing a surge of climate action and commitments from regions, cities, businesses, investors and civil society; and calling on governments everywhere to step up their efforts to tackle climate change.

1008, 2018

Safe spaces offer security and dignity for youth, and help make the world ‘better for all’: Guterres

10 Aug 2018|

The world’s young people need safe spaces – both physical and digital - where they can “freely express their views” and “pursue their dreams” was the core message of United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres to mark [...]

608, 2018

Plans unveiled for biggest ever Global Goals week to accelerate progress on the Sustainable Development Goals

06 Aug 2018|

Plans for Global Goals Week 2018 were announced today for the third annual week of action where the United Nations and partners from around the world come together to drive action, raise awareness and hold [...]

108, 2018

UN experts launch roadmap to help countries develop, manage, and use vital geospatial information to address development challenges

01 Aug 2018|

August 1, New York – The United Nations and the World Bank today launched a roadmap to help governments develop, access, and use geospatial information to make effective policies and more accurately direct aid [...]